|Are my symptoms related to HIV?
Apr 25, 2001
Dr. Dezube, for the pasts weeks I have had swollen lymph nodes on my neck and groin area, I also experinced a continous headache for few days and had like a ulcer type on my pubic area I have been feeling joint pains,and muscle pain experienced a low grade fever and believe to have had a chancre on my mouth, I have shown no signs of fatigue or diarrea, does this sound more like syphilis or somekind of HIV symptoms? (I am planing to do blood tests to clear out whats wrong just wanted to know your opinion and sorry for the long question).
Response from Dr. Dezube
Nothing short of an HIV test will get you the answer to your question. You need to know. Knowledge is power. Please surf Ryan Kull's forum on this website (thebody.com) for more information related to testing. The symptoms you describe can be caused by a whole variety of conditions, not just HIV.
Old ks spots, remaining after chemotherapy
Where do you get lymph nodes on your neck?
- Hiv-related Headache Symptoms
- Burning Penis After Anal Sex Worried I Have HIV
- Chest Cold After Touching Period Blood Worried I Have HIV
- Enlarged Lymph Nodes After Eating Sperm Worried I Have HIV
- Herpes After Insertive Anal Sex With Condom Does It Mean I Have HIV
- HIVpain In Penis After Anal Sex Sign Of HIV AIDS
This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.
Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.